Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 0 v Everton 0

Brighton are level in an entertaining match at the Amex and have had just about the best chances with Davy Propper and Jurgen Locadia both going close. Albion have had a scare after debutant keeper David Button lost the ball from a Theo Walcott cross but Albion managed to clear...
Posted On 29 Dec 2018 at 3:52 pm

Premier League Match Day 20 – Brighton & Hove Albion v Everton

Chris Hughton has given Florin Andone a start in place of Glenn Murray and David Button is due to start his first Premier League game for Albion in goal as Maty Ryan heads to the Asian Cup with Australia. Victor Gyokeres is again preferred to Arron Connolly as there is space for...
Posted On 29 Dec 2018 at 2:14 pm

Fans devour Pop Will Eat Itself’s energetic Brighton show

POP WILL EAT ITSELF + UTAH SAINTS – CONCORDE 2, BRIGHTON 21.12.18 Pop Will Eat Itself who are also known as PWEI and also the Poppies, formed in the West Midlands back in 1986 and enjoyed some great chart success in the following decade, with hits including ‘Def. Con. One’,...
Posted On 28 Dec 2018 at 11:19 pm

Brighton hospital boss becomes a dame in New Year’s Honours List

Brighton hospital boss Marianne Griffiths has been recognised by the Queen and becomes a dame in the New Year’s Honours List. Mrs Griffiths, 58, was brought in almost two years ago to run Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, which includes the Royal Sussex County...
Posted On 28 Dec 2018 at 10:31 pm

Brighton man awarded George Medal for Thai cave rescue

A Brighton man has been awarded the George Medal – the highest civilian honour for gallantry – for his leading role in a cave rescue. John Volanthen, 47, helped bring 12 youngsters, their football coach and four other adults safely out of a cave complex in Thailand last summer....
Posted On 28 Dec 2018 at 10:30 pm

Five drink drivers from Brighton banned from the road

Five drink drivers from Brighton have been banned from the road by the courts after being caught by Sussex Police during the annual Christmas crackdown. They are among more than 130 people arrested by the force as part of its campaign against drink and drug driving. Bradley...
Posted On 28 Dec 2018 at 5:05 pm

HMV Brighton to close?

It seems as though this could be the end for HMV as we know it as the company has called in the administrators. I can recall this also happening six years ago when they had to close many stores and seriously pull in the reins. The odds are seriously stacked against the retail...
Posted On 28 Dec 2018 at 3:30 pm

Slade Brighton gig cancelled!

“URGENT SLADE OFFICIAL STATEMENT” Unfortunately; tomorrow’s SLADE show on Saturday 29th December at Concorde 2, Brighton is being rescheduled. Don Powell, Drummer was admitted to hospital last night with suspected snapped tendons. Don will have surgery today and further details...
Posted On 28 Dec 2018 at 11:42 am

Concern grows for missing Hove man

A missing man from Hove has prompted a public appeal from police who are worried about his welfare. Sussex Police said: “Concern is growing for missing Hove man Lawrence Stephens who has not been heard from since mid-afternoon on Thursday (December 27). “Lawrence, 30, may not be...
Posted On 28 Dec 2018 at 8:35 am

Abusive shopper hunted by police after Waitrose rant

An abusive shopper is being hunted by Sussex Police after an aggressive and homophobic rant in the Brighton branch of Waitrose. The force released security camera pictures of the man suspected of the angry outburst. Sussex Police said: “Police are appealing for the public’s help...
Posted On 27 Dec 2018 at 1:20 pm